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Thursday, December 25, 2014

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Naturally Speaking

Shelley Irwin
January 8, 2013 | WGVU   Naturally Speaking is a monthly program with experts from the Michigan DNR. Today, Ray Rustem discusses the Youth Conservation Council and how kids can get more in touch with nature.

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Food and Wine Forum
  December 24, 2014  |  WGVU  Food Forum, every month inviting in food and wine specialist Roz Mayberry. Today, more talk about holiday food and drink.   
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  December 24, 2014  |  WGVU  Award Winning Science Writer Kathryn Miles join us to talk about her book, ‘Superstorm,’ answering the question, Are we in a National Weather Crisis? We speak with Ms. Miles.   
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Pilot Error
  December 24, 2014  |  WGVU  The movie Pilot Error, produced and filmed in Michigan, continues its run, with more local showings this holiday week. Producer Roger Rappaport is our guest.   
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Good News and Success
  December 24, 2014  |  WGVU  Good News and Success, every month putting the spotlight on those in the community doing great things in business. Today, Partners in Action Rhoda Kruezer joins us, having surveyed area leaders, and presents her findings on what makes for good leadership and success.    
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Law and Social Work
  December 23, 2014  |  WGVU  A local law firm integrates Social Work into the legal team, addressing the complex needs of clients who seek legal services. We discuss with guests from Plachta, Murphy and Associates.   
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Salvation Army
  December 23, 2014  |  WGVU  Guests from The Salvation Army of Kent County stop by to talk about a Matching Gift that will allow you to Double Your Donation. We get you caught up with the details.   
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Tourist Talk
  December 23, 2014  |  WGVU  Tourist Talk, what to do where to go over the next 30 days in the State of Michigan with Promote Michigan's Dianna Stampfler. We highlight last minute holiday escapes and New Year’s Eve celebrations.   
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Faluire Lab
  December 23, 2014  |  WGVU  Failure Lab launches a new portal, announcing a global expansion through local, independently organized events. Founder of Failure Lab joins us to discuss.   
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Jewish Theatre
  December 23, 2014  |  WGVU  Jewish Theatre presents the production One Night with Fanny Brice, the season opener for the 2014-2015 season. This one woman show about the life of the famed comical singer of vaudeville and the radio.    
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Healthy Headlines
  December 22, 2014  |  WGVU  Healthy Headlines, every month speaking with guests from the Kent County Health Department on their news. Today talk about the flu rise, new data on drinking and driving, and pet adoptions.   
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The Entrepreneurial Insider
  December 22, 2014  |  WGVU  The Entrepreneurial Insider with guests in studio on behalf of GROW. Today, we talk about financial planning for small businesses.   
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American Legion Support Groups
  December 22, 2014  |  WGVU  Thanks to American Legion Post 208, support groups for Veterans and their families are free and encouraged, especially for those challenged with PTSD and losing family members to suicide. We talk about the groups and the topic.   
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Getting Green
  December 22, 2014  |  WGVU  Getting Green, a monthly spotlight on the topic of green practices and sustainability. Today we discuss the construction outlook with guests from Integrated Architecture and Pioneer Construction.   
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I Have Made a Difference
  December 22, 2014  |  WGVU  The WGVU I Have Made a Difference Awards recognize excellence in our local community, accolades to those who share a commitment to offering everyone an opportunity to make a difference. TMS shares stories of the 2014 recipients, today speaking with Family Promise's Cheryl Schuch, for Individual Achievement.   
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  December 22, 2014  |  WGVU  Guests from YNPN stop by to share their news and happenings, today a look back in 2014 and a look ahead to 2015. What will be the chosen theme and vision?   
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Arena Cross
  December 22, 2014  |  WGVU  The weekend of January 16th, the Van Andel Arena welcomes Arena Cross. Miss Amsoil Arenacross, native Grand Rapidian, Lindsey Schdeltema shares her racing history and tells of plans for the event.   
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Veteran's Corner
  December 19, 2014  |  WGVU  Veterans Corner, putting the spotlight on Veterans happenings in our community. Today, Carrie Roy from the Kent County Veterans Administration joins us.   
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Hudsonville Ice Cream Winter Flavors
  December 19, 2014  |  WGVU  Let's talk about ice cream as Hudsonville Ice Cream celebrates Michigan's winter wonderland with new seasonal releases, including Pure Michigan Winter Campfire. Taste testing in studio with Chef Ray.    
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I See Me Books
  December 19, 2014  |  WGVU  The publisher of I See Me Books personalizes stories. We talk specifically about the My Night Before Christmas campaign with Maia Haag.   
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WGVU Explorers
  December 19, 2014  |  WGVU  We continue our monthly series talking about WGVU Explorers. We have guests in studio who have traveled with the Explorers and we talk planning for 2015 with WGVU GM Michael Walenta.   
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The Story of Cancer
  December 19, 2014  |  WGVU  Weekly TMS focuses on cancer as part of a WETA national initiative leading up to the PBS Ken Burns documentary, Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, airing in 2015 This morning we speak with Clifford Kopp, a cancer survivor and member of Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids. Partners of WGVU’s local project, Managing the Journey - Celebrating Life & Hope, include Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, The Betty Bloomer Ford Cancer Rehabilitation Project at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital , Van Andel Institute, and the American Cancer Society. Local support is provided by Mercy Health serving the cancer treatment needs of West Michigan through the Lacks Cancer Center and Johnson Family Cancer Center. http://cancerfilms.org/    
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Religion 101
  December 19, 2014  |  WGVU  Religion 101, with guests from the Kaufmann Institute, today a seasonal holiday discussion with Dr. Douglas Kindschi and Professor Sheldon Kopperl.   
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